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PSG 334 Libethra strigiventris

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PSG Number 334
Species Name Libethra strigiventris
Author (Describer) Westwood
Year Described 1859
Subfamily Diapheromerinae
Locality Colombia: Caldas and Valle de Cauca
Culture Status In culture
Reproduction Sexual
Wings Wingless
Female Size (mm) 55
Male Size (mm)
Foodplants Bramble, Rose & Hawthorn
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Difficulty Rating*

* Please note the warnings and difficulty rating are intended as an indicator only. The warnings are not an exhaustive list and other potentially dangerous behaviour may be exhibited by phasmids that is not listed here. Phasmids are wild creatures and should be treated with respect and handled with caution. Adults should always supervise children when handling phasmids.